Lokal Hotel - Old City

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds
55-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, iPad, Netflix
55-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, iPad, Netflix
55-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, iPad, Netflix

Overview of Lokal Hotel - Old City

Lokal Hotel - Old City

3.5 star property
Colonial hotel within easy reach of Liberty Bell Center

9,6/10 Exceptional

81 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
139 N 3rd St., Philadelphia, PA, 19106
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Self parking
  • Room service
  • Air conditioning
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Kitchen
  • Private bathroom
  • Living room
  • Premium TV channels
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
  • Temperature checks

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Center City
  • Liberty Bell Center - 10 min walk
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center - 16 min walk
  • Rittenhouse Square - 36 min walk
  • Temple University - 43 min walk
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art - 44 min walk
  • Independence Hall - 1 min drive
  • Reading Terminal Market - 2 min drive
  • Eastern State Penitentiary - 4 min drive
  • Adventure Aquarium - 5 min drive
  • Drexel University - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL) - 16 min drive
  • Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia) - 18 min drive
  • Trenton–Mercer Airport (TTN) - 41 min drive
  • Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field) - 43 min drive
  • Philadelphia, PA (ZFV-30th Street Rail Station) - 5 min drive
  • Philadelphia Temple University Station - 5 min drive
  • Philadelphia North Broad Street Station - 5 min drive
  • 2nd St. Station - 6 min walk
  • 5th St. Station - 8 min walk
  • Chinatown Station - 10 min walk

About this property

Lokal Hotel - Old City

When you stay at Lokal Hotel - Old City, you'll be just a 5-minute drive from Liberty Bell Center and Pennsylvania Convention Center. This Colonial hotel is also just a 5-minute drive from Philadelphia Museum of Art and Rittenhouse Square. Fellow travelers say good things about the comfortable beds and nice bathrooms. Public transportation is just a short walk: 2nd St. Station is 6 minutes and 5th St. Station is 8 minutes.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 6 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time from 3 PM - midnight
  • Express check-in/out
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 21
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests will receive an email with check-in instructions and an access code prior to arrival; access will be through a private entrance
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • All guests must sent an email address and a matching photo identification prior to their arrival. This is mandatory at this property.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21


  • One child (3 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Onsite self parking (USD 25.00 per night)
  • Offsite parking nearby (USD 25 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol served onsite

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free

What to do

  • Access to nearby health club
  • Bicycle rentals nearby


  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Luggage storage


  • Built in 1770


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • iPad
  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium cable channels
  • Netflix
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Washer and dryer

Sleep well

  • Down comforter
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Free crib/infant bed

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated
  • Separate living room

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils
  • Dishwasher


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Children & extra beds

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds


  • Self parking costs USD 25.00 per night
  • Parking is available nearby and costs USD 25 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff.

Contactless check-out is available.


This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Property Registration Number 742205

Also known as

Lokal Hotel Philadelphia
Lokal Philadelphia
Lokal Hotel Old City
Lokal Hotel
Lokal Old City
Lokal Hotel - Old City Hotel
Lokal Hotel - Old City Philadelphia
Lokal Hotel - Old City Hotel Philadelphia

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Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

Great place to stay! Clean and close to alot of the sites and restaurants. Would stay here again!
Christy, 3-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Cynthia, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very cool setting, comfortable room, and awesome location
Tessa, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Natalie, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Dorothy, 3-night trip
Verified Travelocity guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Robert, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Thoughtfully equipped and lovely small hotel convenient to Philadelphia's historic district. Highly recommend.
Robert, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Urban chic, convenient hotel
We stayed in the Louisa room of this uber-cool, beautiful, and conveniently located hotel. Looking forward to booking again with Lokal!
Laura, 3-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Super cute place! Check in was really easy! We enjoyed it very much!!
MacKenzie, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

It was so wonderful
3-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review